What is the sound of one piston slapping?
What is the sound of one piston slapping?

So, the Jeep project has been on kind of on pause due to traveling and work. After getting back from Ireland 2 weeks ago (check it out if you’d like)

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I finally kick my project back into gear. Yesterday, the light bar I had made all the way in North Carolina arrived!

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It’s made exactly to replicate the specs of the Mopar light bar (now discontinued) from that time and can be seen here:

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So, since I’m doing JP 12 its going to require more than just painting and bolting it on the Jeep. I need to be able to mount 4 Jabsco Marine Search Lights to the top:

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Which means I’m going to have to get a plate welded onto the bar and drills holes on the back in order to send wires down the inside of the bar and into the cab, and then mount the control panels to the dash so that the lights can pan.

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So once the plate is welded on, the Jeep can finally go in for body work and paint!

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We’re getting closer!

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